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Garden Walls and Gate Piers Immediately South-West of Gowthorpe Manor House Q.v. 6/108

A Grade II Listed Building in Swardeston, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5735 / 52°34'24"N

Longitude: 1.2572 / 1°15'26"E

OS Eastings: 620814

OS Northings: 302283

OS Grid: TG208022

Mapcode National: GBR VGZ.LP5

Mapcode Global: WHMTT.8KYY

Entry Name: Garden Walls and Gate Piers Immediately South-West of Gowthorpe Manor House Q.v. 6/108

Listing Date: 26 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1170357

English Heritage Legacy ID: 226993

Location: Swardeston, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR14

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Swardeston

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Swardeston St Mary Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


6/109 Garden walls and
gate piers immediately
south-west of
Gowthorpe Manor House
q.v. 6/108


Garden walls and gate piers, C16-C18, brick and flint. Walls enclosing
garden c.30 x 35m.. Gateway to south of 2 large rusticated brick piers
with overhanging caps having small stone ball finials. Wall to west of
gate piers partly of whole flint to external face; brick in irregular bond
to internal face; 2 shaped brick gables (former attached buildings lost).
Wall to east of gate piers with rebuilt external face; internal face of
C18 brick in Flemish bond. Interior faces of return walls to west and east
of brick, both with 4 small segmental headed recesses; external face to
east return of English garden wall bond, small semi-circular headed doorway
to north; external face to west return of broken flint, erratics and some
limestone, with later brick to upper courses; wide attached plinth to north
of C17 brick. Enclosing wall to north of brick to internal face and broken
flint with re-used dressed limestone to external face; pergola of 4 square
columns of stone dressed flint.

Listing NGR: TG2081402283

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